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Uniform Title Ride the pink horse (Motion picture)
Title Ride the pink horse [videorecording] / Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Ben Hecht, Charles Lederer ; produced by Joan Harrison ; directed by Robert Montgomery.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    RID    Staff Reported Missing
Edition DVD special edition.
Description 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 fold-out inserted.
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text txt rdacontent booklet
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Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical mono Dolby Digital 1.0
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1
Series Criterion collection ; 750
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 750.
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1; fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono.
Language Optional English (SDH) subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Cast Robert Montgomery, Wanda Hendrix, Andrea King, Thomas Gomez, Fred Clark, Art Smith, Richard Gaines, Rita Conde, Iris Flores, Tito Renaldo, Grandon Rhodes.
Credits Art direction, Bernard Herzbrun & Robert Boyle ; film editor, Ralph Dawson ; set decorations, Russell A. Gausman & Oliver Emert ; orchestrations, David Tamkin ; gowns, Yvonne Wood ; director of photography, Russell Metty ; music, Frank Skinner.
Note Based on a novel by Dorothy B. Hughes.
DVD release of the 1947 motion picture.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary A tough-talking former GI comes to a small New Mexico town to shake down a gangster who killed his best friend; events turn out neither as planned nor at all well.
Note Special features: Commentary (featuring film noir scholars Alain Silver and James Ursini); In lonely places (new interview with Imogen Sara Smith, author of In lonely places: film noir beyond the city); Radio adaptation (Lux Radio Theatre adaptation of the film from 1947, features Robert Montgomery, Wanda Hendrix, and Thomas Gomez reprising their roles); Insert includes an essay by filmmaker and writer Michael Almereyda.
Subject Mexican Americans -- New Mexico -- Drama.
Gangsters -- New Mexico -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Extortion -- Drama.
New Mexico -- Drama.
Hughes, Dorothy B. (Dorothy Belle), 1904-1993 -- Film adaptations.
Genre/Form Crime films.
Film noir.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Detective and mystery films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Montgomery, Robert, 1904-1981, film director, actor.
Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964, screenwriter.
Lederer, Charles, 1910-1976, screenwriter.
Harrison, Joan, 1907-1994, film producer.
Hendrix, Wanda, 1928-1981, actor.
King, Andrea, 1919-2003, actor.
Gomez, Thomas, 1905-1971, actor.
Clark, Fred, 1914-1968, actor.
Smith, Art, 1899-1973, actor.
Gaines, Richard, 1904-1975, actor.
Conde, Rita, 1914-1989, actor.
Flores, Iris, actor.
Renaldo, Tito, actor.
Rhodes, Grandon, actor.
Dawson, Ralph, 1897-1962, editor of moving image work.
Tamkin, David, composer (expression)
Wood, Yvonne, 1914-1999, costume designer.
Metty, Russell, director of photography.
Skinner, Frank, 1897-1968, composer (expression)
Motion picture adaptation on (work): Hughes, Dorothy B. (Dorothy Belle), 1904-1993. Ride the pink horse.
Universal-International (Firm), presenter, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Lux radio theatre (Radio program)
Radio adaptation of (work): Ride the pink horse (Motion picture)
ISBN 9781604659672
Standard No. 715515141611
Music No. CC2459D The Criterion Collection

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